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Yankees Strike Again With Stanton Acquisition 

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor  Call them “The Evil Empire.” Respect the New York Yankees as the franchise that always gets the best player because they have the resources. In acquiring Giancarlo Stanton Saturday from the Miami Marlins shows the Yankees […]

by · December 10, 2017 · Sports
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Cotto Loss Showed It Was Time To go

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor The final chapter for Miguel Cotto at Madison Square Garden Saturday evening showed it was time for the four-division and six time world champion to await his call for enshrinement in the International Boxing Hall Of […]

by · December 7, 2017 · Sports
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Fordham Wins Battle Of Bronx

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor The latest battle of the Bronx took place Thanksgiving weekend between Fordham University and Manhattan College went to the host Rams up at Rose Hill, 70-57. Will Tavaras tied a career high with 19 points and […]

by · December 7, 2017 · Sports
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New Era Pinstripe Bowl Press Conference: University of Iowa and Boston College

On Tuesday, there was a press conference involving New Era Pinstripe Bowl participants – the University of Iowa and Boston College – at Yankee Stadium. Officials from both schools, the New York Yankees and the New Era Pinstripe Bowl made themselves […]

by · December 6, 2017 · Sports
The Aaron Boone-Yankees Era Begins

The Aaron Boone-Yankees Era Begins

By Ray Negron When Reggie Jackson left the Yankees after the 1981 season, he went to the California Angels on a five year free agent deal. During Reggie’s time there I would visit him quite often. The Angels weren’t the […]

by · December 6, 2017 · Sports
Fordham Football Coach Resigns

Fordham Football Coach Resigns

Fordham Football Head Coach Andrew Breiner Resigns Will join staff of former Ram mentor Joe Moorhead at Mississippi State Bronx, N.Y – Fordham University head football coach Andrew Breiner announced his resignation effective immediately as he will join the staff […]

by · December 6, 2017 · Sports
A Giants Mess

A Giants Mess

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor This does not compare to the old Yankees’ Billy Martin roller coaster ride with the owner George Steinbrenner but the football Giants are in turmoil mode with changes. A coaching change and change in the front […]

by · December 6, 2017 · Sports
Aaron Judge. Topps All-Star Rookie Team 2017

Young Yankees Make Topps All-Star Rookie Team

Last month, NY Yankees standouts Aaron Judge and Jordan Montgomery were today named among the 11 MLB players selected to the Topps All-Star Rookie Team. The right fielder Judge, the presumptive candidate for A.L. Rookie of the Year and a finalist for league […]

by · December 4, 2017 · Sports
Kovalev Again In Charge Of Division

Kovalev Again In Charge Of Division

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Sergey Kovalev is a champion again. That may or may not be good for the light heavyweight division now that the 34-year old holds the WBO title after a late second round stoppage over Vyacheslav Shabranskyy […]

by · December 4, 2017 · Sports
KAT Vs. KP: Who You Got?

KAT Vs. KP: Who You Got?

By Jason Gonzalez Basketball phenoms Karl Anthony Towns and Kristaps Porzingis are just 20 games into their third year in the league. With that being said, both players are now on the precipice of superstardom. Towns and Porzingis are big […]

by · December 4, 2017 · Sports
Major Leaguers to Build Homes and Raise Funds for Natural Disaster Victims

Major Leaguers to Build Homes and Raise Funds for Natural Disaster Victims

Players launch “Returning Home” initiative with inaugural events in Texas to help recent disaster victims across the Americas The Major League Baseball Players Trust recently announced it will be hosting a pair of events in Dallas, TX on Wednesday, November 29 […]

by · November 26, 2017 · Disaster Relief, News, Sports
Bronx Fighter Wins Pro Debut At Garden

Bronx Fighter Wins Pro Debut At Garden

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Ismael Villarreal of the Bronx a promising prospect at 154 lbs. had a successful pro debut to open the card of boxing in the Garden Theatre. It was a unanimous four-round decision over Race Sawyer of […]

by · November 26, 2017 · Sports

NFL Players From These 9 Teams Protested During National Anthem in Week 9

Craig Bannister By Craig Bannister | November 6, 2017 | 9:55 AM EST https://www.cnsnews.com/s3/files/styles/content_30p/s3/nflflag2_0.jpg?itok=RC_feyS6 National Football League (NFL) players continued to disrespect the National Anthem played before games on Sunday. While several other players across the league raised fists or […]

by · November 11, 2017 · Sports
Aviles Of Marlins Optimistic About Jeter

Aviles Of Marlins Optimistic About Jeter

By Rich Mancuso: Sports Editor Mike Aviles concluded his ninth year in the Major Leagues and is aware of transition. The 36-year old New Yorker and veteran of six teams completed his latest stint with the Miami Marlins and his […]

by · November 9, 2017 · Sports
Runners make their way from the outer boroughs before reaching the Bronx and heading to the finish line in Central Park.--Photo by David Greene

Hundreds Support Marathon Runners

Hundreds of Bronxites greeted the 50,000 expected participants of this year’s New York City Marathon, held on Sunday, November 5. Two-time world champion Geoffrey Kamworor of Kenya won the race with a time of 2:10:56. Fellow Kenyan Wilson Kipsang was […]

by · November 7, 2017 · Sports